Position/s

Director of Studies in Mathematics and Statistics
School of Computer Science, Engineering and Mathematics

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy (1983), Statistical Laboratory, University of Cambridge, UK

Topic Coordinator:

  • STAT2700  Applied Statistics Laboratory
  • STAT3701  Statistical Science
  • STAT3702  Stochastic Processes
  • STAT5702  Statistical Methods for Engineering and Science

Research expertise

  • Applied mathematics
  • Mathematics sciences
  • Statistics

Research interests

Probability Modelling
Analysis of Survival Data

Supervisory interests

  • Applied statistics
  • Probability and games of chance

RHD research supervision

Current

Principal supervisor : Applied Statistics (1) ;

Publications

  • Lee, G.N. and Branford, A.J. (2009). Bias in radiologic studies: a review. In RSNA, ed. 95th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting Program, Radiological Society of North America. Chicago , USA: Radiological Society of North America. 95th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Chicago, USA. Nov 2009, pp. 1082-1082.
  • Branford, A.J. (2001). Statistics Computing Laboratory. In Chapman, G.M., ed. Computer Based Learning in Science. Ostrava, Czech Republic: Pedagogical Faculty of University of Ostrava, Czech Republic. Fifth International Conference on Computer Based Learning in Science. Brno, Czech Republic. Jul 2001.
  • Van Ruth, P.D., Qin, J. and Branford, A. (2012). Size dependent competition in centric diatoms as a function of nitrogen and silicon availability. Open Journal of Marine Science, 2(1) pp. 33-42.
    [10.4236/ojms.2012.21005]
  • Kuhn, J., Warren, A., Maletta, D. and Branford, A.J. (2011). Local grade inflation and local proportion of withdrawals. Research in Higher Education Journal, 14 pp. 66-98.
    [Web Link]
  • Codd, J.R., Sanderson, K.J. and Branford, A.J. (2003). Roosting activity budget of the southern bent-wing bat (Miniopterus schreibersii bassanii) Australian Journal of Zoology, 51(3) pp. 307-316.
    [10.1071/ZO01079] [10.1071/ZO01079] [Scopus]
  • Lee, G.N. and Branford, A.J. (2009). Bias in radiologic studies: a review. In RSNA, ed. 95th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting Program, Radiological Society of North America. Chicago , USA: Radiological Society of North America. 95th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Chicago, USA. Nov 2009, pp. 1082-1082.
  • Branford, A.J. (2001). Statistics Computing Laboratory. In Chapman, G.M., ed. Computer Based Learning in Science. Ostrava, Czech Republic: Pedagogical Faculty of University of Ostrava, Czech Republic. Fifth International Conference on Computer Based Learning in Science. Brno, Czech Republic. Jul 2001.
  • Van Ruth, P.D., Qin, J. and Branford, A. (2012). Size dependent competition in centric diatoms as a function of nitrogen and silicon availability. Open Journal of Marine Science, 2(1) pp. 33-42.
    [10.4236/ojms.2012.21005]
  • Kuhn, J., Warren, A., Maletta, D. and Branford, A.J. (2011). Local grade inflation and local proportion of withdrawals. Research in Higher Education Journal, 14 pp. 66-98.
    [Web Link]
  • Codd, J.R., Sanderson, K.J. and Branford, A.J. (2003). Roosting activity budget of the southern bent-wing bat (Miniopterus schreibersii bassanii) Australian Journal of Zoology, 51(3) pp. 307-316.
    [10.1071/ZO01079] [10.1071/ZO01079] [Scopus]

Professional and community engagement

Statistical Society of Australia Inc

Expertise for media contact

Subject Titles

  • Statistics

Interests

  • Classification Theory the assigning of objects of unknown classification to one of a known set of groupings, cluster analysis: the detection of clusters within groups of objects
  • Analysis of Survival Data the inference of the effects of explanatory variables on survival time
  • Probability and Games of Chance the philosophy of probability, models of systems subject to chance, analysis of games of chance

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